THE GOODLAND JOURNAL
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The JOURNAL is a place to share stories, practices, guides, inspiration, interviews, and insights.
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THE ART OF JAPANESE BATHING
In Japan, soaking in a tub at home, wellness spa (onsen), or public bath (sento) is a deeply rooted cultural tradition that has been followed for centuries.
JOBI MANSON OF Sēfari
Jobi Manson's connection to water and the elements is eternally at the forefront. Jobi is the founder of Sēfari—a platform to explore the elements of presence through guided immersions.
Finding Your Way
When we look at a plant in nature, it’s worthwhile to remember that we’re simply just seeing a part of it. We see that plant...
5 Mini lessons from gardening
Whether it’s a little basil plant on your windowsill or a lush backyard garden with flowers and vegetables, taking time to care for the plant...
5 Tips for More Sustainable Bathing
Bathing can be a way of connecting with the earth—feeling the water around you, moving at a slower pace, noticing your breath. But, bathing is...
Eco-Friendly, Natural Hot Tubs: 9 Considerations
In choosing a greener lifestyle, we’re being more conscious of ways to reduce our environmental impact on the planet. As we become acutely aware of...
Dreamy Hot Springs Around the World
Soaking in a naturally-occurring hot spring is a singular way to connect with a place. Beyond simply admiring a landscape, you’re directly immersing yourself within...